Write and read objects from files .
fredrik at pythonware.com
Sat Oct 27 21:49:48 CEST 2001
Gerhard Häring wrote:
> > 2. Is there a class or function that provides mechanism to check an
> > e-mail address ?
> You mean a way to verify if a string is a valid email-address? There is
> no such function in the Python standard library. But I'm sure there are
> several implementations out there.
on the other hand:
Q. How do I check a valid mail address?
A. You can't, at least, not in real time. Bummer, eh?
Without sending mail to the address and seeing whether
there's a human on the other hand to answer you, you
cannot determine whether a mail address is valid.
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